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by Oke, Janette, 1935-
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Sequel: When tomorrow comes
Topics: Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Brothers and sisters, Police, Mounted police
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Summer 2059. A man wearing a cape and a top hat approaches a prostitute on a dark New York City street. Minutes later, the woman is dead. Left at the scene is a letter addressed to Lieutenant Eve Dallas, inviting her to play his game and unveil his identity. He signs it "Jack."
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen
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by Marsh, Ngaio, 1895-1982
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Topics: Alleyn, Roderick (Fictitious character), Police
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Berkley romantic suspense"--Spine
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen, Terrorism
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by Michael Connelly
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Topics: Bosch, Harry (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Police -- California -- Los Angeles -- Fiction,...
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by Penny, Louise
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Series title from jacket
Topics: Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character), Police, Villages, Murder
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Police, Women psychologists, Psychopaths
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by Howard, Linda, 1950-
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When four female colleagues at a Michigan corporation compile a list of qualities that would make up the perfect man, they unwittingly unleash a murderer who targets them for the perfect murder -- one at a time
Topics: Police, Female friendship, Mate selection, Suspense fiction
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by Patterson, James, 1947-
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The first book in the Alex Cross series
Topics: Cross, Alex (Fictitious character), Police, African American police, Police psychologists, Private...
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen
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by Roberts, Nora
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Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2004
Topics: Police, Women air pilots, Bush pilots
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by Castle, Jayne; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Jayne Ann Krentz writing as Jayne Castle"--Cover
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Criminal investigation, Paranormal fiction, Police
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by Thompson, George J; Jenkins, Jerry B
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Topics: Police training, Interpersonal communication, Persuasion (Rhetoric), Persuasion (Psychology),...
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by Hailey, Arthur, 1920-
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Originally published: London: Doubleday, 1997
Topics: Police, Miami (Fla.)
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by Ward, J. R. (Jessica Bird); Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"An Onyx book."
Topics: Vampires, Police
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by Connelly, Michael, 1956-
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"Warner Books Fiction"--Spine
Topics: Bosch, Harry (Fictitious character), Police, Vietnam War, 1961-1975
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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The death of a prominent businessman in 2060 New York prompts Lieutenant Eve Dallas to seek assistance from her billionaire husband, an investigation that proves complicated when clues suggest that the killer had been known by the victim's family
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen, Businessmen, Rich people, Dallas, Eve...
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by Penny, Louise
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Includes discussion questions
Topics: Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character), Police, Murder, Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character),...
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by Sandford, John, 1944 February 23-
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A serial killer is watching Sara Jensen from a building across the street and spending time in her bed when she is not home. To catch him, Deputy Chief Lucas Davenport has to provoke him and Sara is asked to be the decoy. By the author of Winter Prey
Topics: Davenport, Lucas (Fictitious character), Police, Davenport, Lucas (Fictitious character), Police
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by Lehane, Dennis
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When they were children, Sean Devine, Jimmy Marcus, and Dave Boyle were friends. But then a strange car pulled up to their street. One boy got into the car, two did not, and something terrible happened -- something that ended their friendship and changed all three boys forever. Twenty-five years later, Sean is a homicide detective. Jimmy is an ex-con who owns a corner store. And Dave is trying to hold his marriage together and keep his demons at bay -- demons that urge him to do terrible...
Topics: Police, Male friendship
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by Graham, Heather
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Includes an excerpt from: Deadly gift (p.[389]-392)
Topics: Police, Women, Serial murders
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by Higgins, Jack
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Topics: Thieves, Police
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by Child, Lee
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A Reacher novel
Topics: Reacher, Jack (Fictitious character), Ex-police officers, Mercenary troops
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by Penny, Louise
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Previously published under title: Dead cold. London : Headline, 2006
Topics: Police, Murder, City and town life
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by Patterson, James, 1947-
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Originally published: 2005
Topics: Cross, Alex (Fictitious character), Police, African American psychologists, Actresses, Serial...
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-; Robb, J. D., 1950- Remember when
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"Previously published in Remember when."
Topics: Mystery & Thrillers -- Mystery -- Women Sleuths, Romance -- Romantic Suspense, Dallas, Eve...
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by Hiaasen, Carl
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Topics: Agricultural industries, Ex-police officers, Marine scientists, Hazardous wastes, Attempted murder,...
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by Collins, Jackie
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Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1994
Topics: Motion picture industry, Youth, Police
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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"Nora Roberts writing as J.D. Robb"--Jacket
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Police
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Preview of the author's Visions in death, p. 358-371
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen
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by Oke, Janette, 1935-
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Sequel to: When calls the heart
Topics: Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Women pioneers, Livres en gros caractères, Love stories
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by Graham, Caroline, 1931-
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Topics: Barnaby, Chief Inspector (Fictitious character), Police
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by Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Topics: Young women, Police psychologists, Radio broadcasters, Kidnapping
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by Nora Roberts
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Topics: Women novelists -- Fiction, Sisters -- Death -- Fiction, Telephone sex -- Fiction, Police --...
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by Beaton, M. C
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Originally published: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1985
Topics: MacBeth, Hamish (Fictitious character), Police
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by Läckberg, Camilla, 1974-; Murray, Steven T
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Includes a reading group guide
Topics: Police, City and town life, Murder, Suspense fiction, Murder, Police, Police, Suspense fiction
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by James, P. D
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Topics: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character), Publishers and publishing, Police
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by Benchley, Peter
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Topics: Sharks, Shark attacks, Police chiefs, Seaside resorts, Marine biologists, Sea stories
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by Slaughter, Karin, 1971-
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Topics: Linton, Sara (Fictitious character), Tolliver, Jeffrey (Fictitious character), Adams, Lena...
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by James, P. D
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Topics: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character), Police
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Three young women have been brutally murdered. After 10 years on the New York City police force, Lieutenant Eve Dallas knows better than to become emotionally involved with her work. But the prime suspect is a suave, sophisticated Irish billionaire with a mysterious past and she finds herself powerless to resist his charm
Topics: Policewomen, New York (State), Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural, Fiction, Fiction -...
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Includes an excerpt of J.D. Robb's "Creation in Death" (p. [375]-392.)
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Teachers, Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police,...
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by Pade, Victoria
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Small-town cop Luke Walker smelled trouble the moment Karis Pratt arrived on his doorstep, claiming the baby she held in her arms was his. Luke had been devastated once before when Karis's sister left town with the daughter she confessed wasn't his. And though his mind and his heart had every reason to be skeptical, Luke soon realized that Karis was nothing like her impetuous sister
Topics: Police, Unmarried mothers, Marriage, Man-woman relationships, City and town life
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by Connelly, Michael, 1956-
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Topics: Detective and mystery stories, American, Bosch, Harry (Fictitious character), Police
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by Follett, Ken
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A missing canister containing a deadly virus forms the center of a storm that traps Stanley Oxenford, director of a medical research firm, and a violent trio of thugs in a remote house during a Christmas Eve blizzard
Topics: Pharmaceutical industry, Animal rights activists, Security consultants, Hazardous substances,...
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by Connelly, Michael, 1956-
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Originally published: New York : Little, Brown, 2009
Topics: Bosch, Harry, Police, Chinese Americans, Murder, Kidnapping, Triads (Gangs), Bosch, Harry...
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by Connelly, Michael, 1956-
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After 24 years in prison, convicted killer Jason Jessup has been exonerated by new DNA evidence. Longtime defense attorney Mickey Haller is convinced Jessup is guilty, and he takes the case on the condition that he gets to choose his investigator, LAPD Detective Harry Bosch. Together, Bosch and Haller set off on a case fraught with political and personal danger. Opposing them is Jessup, now out on bail, a defense attorney who excels at manipulating the media, and a runaway eyewitness reluctant...
Topics: Bosch, Harry, Bosch, Harry, Haller, Mickey (Fictitious character), Police, Murder, Police Los...
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by Hoag, Tami
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In Louisiana, Deputy Sheriff Annie Broussard catches Detective Renard beating a man the whole town believes is guilty of murder even though a court acquitted him. Annie arrests Renard, only to become ostracized by the town and suspended from the police department. But Renard too is suspended and in a twist of fate the pair must join forces to investigate the murder anew. By the author of Guilty as Sin
Topics: Police, Policewomen
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Louie Cogburn had spent three days holed up in his apartment, staring at his computer screen. His pounding headache was unbearable like spikes drilling into his brain, and it was getting worse. Finally, when someone knocked at his door, Louie picked up a baseball bat, opened the door, and started swinging. His neighbor called the police department. The first cop on the scene fired his stunner twice and Louie died instantly. Detective Eve Dallas has taken over the investigation, but there's...
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen, Mystery fiction, Dallas, Eve (Fictitious...
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by Parker, Robert B., 1932-2010
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Investigating a thrill-seeking pair of serial killers who are targeting the residents of an affluent suburban town, police chief Jesse Stone finds his job complicated by local politicians, the media, his drinking problem, and his ex-wife
Topics: Stone, Jesse (Fictitious character), Police, Police chiefs
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by Kellerman, Jonathan
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"An Alex Delaware novel"--Jkt
Topics: Delaware, Alex (Fictitious character), Sturgis, Milo (Fictitious character), Police, Psychologists,...
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The hardcover edition of this book was published in 1992 by HarperCollins Publishers, and a paperback edition in 1995 by HarperTorch
Topics: Brunetti, Guido (Fictitious character), Police, Opera
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by Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989
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Translation of: Le chien jaune
Topics: Maigret, Jules (Fictitious character), Police
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by Slaughter, Karin, 1971-
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Sara Linton, medical examiner in the small town of Heartsdale, Georgia, is called out to an apparent suicide on the local college campus
Topics: Linton, Sara (Fictitious character), Tolliver, Jeffrey (Fictitious character), Police, Women...
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by Penny, Louise
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"An Armand Gamache novel."
Topics: Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character), Police, Villages, Easter stories, Seances, Traitors, Easter...
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by Johnston, Joan, 1948-
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"Nine years ago, Kate Grayhawk Pendleton walked into Wyatt Shaw's life--and out of it the next morning. Now Wyatt's back--and has the power to shatter Kate's future with the man she loves. By reputation, Wyatt Shaw is a brutal killer who always gets what he wants. And he wants Kate and her twin eight-year old sons. Texas Ranger Jack McKinley is hot on Wyatt Shaw's trail. The presumed heir to the D'Amato crime syndicate is threatening to steal the woman he loves. Holly McKinley is fighting...
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Police, Organized crime
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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The NYPSD's recently promoted captain returns home from a much-needed holiday only to discover his daughter, Deena, has been brutally murdered. The crime scene is so horrific that even New York's toughest cop, Lieutenant Eve Dallas, struggles to stomach the carnage. Determined to bring Deena's killer to justice, Dallas takes to the streets, only to find that the culprit is unmatchably clever
Topics: Mystery & Thrillers -- Mystery -- Women Sleuths, Mystery & Thrillers -- Police Procedurals,...
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by Marsh, Ngaio, 1895-1982
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Topics: Alleyn, Roderick (Fictitious character), Police
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by Beaton, M. C
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Reprint. Originally published: New York : St. Martin's, 1987
Topics: Macbeth, Hamish (Fictitious character), Police
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by Connolly, John, 1968-
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Topics: Ex-police officers, Serial murderers
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by Crais, Robert
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Topics: Cole, Elvis (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Ex-police officers
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by Slaughter, Karin, 1971-
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Medical examiner Sara Linton finds herself at the center of a terrifying hostage crisis when as assailant shoots down a police officer and wounds sheriff Jeffrey Tolliver in the Grant County police station
Topics: Linton, Sara (Fictitious character), Tolliver, Jeffrey (Fictitious character), Police, Women...
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by Parker, Robert B., 1932-2010
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The Paradise Men's Softball League has wrapped up another game, and Jesse Stone is lingering in the parking lot with his teammates, drinking beer, swapping stories of double plays and beautiful women in the late-summer twilight. But then a frightened voice calls out to him from the edge of a nearby lake. There, two men squat at the water's edge. In front of them, facedown, was something that used to be a girl. The local cops haven't seen anything like this, but Jesse's L.A. past has made him...
Topics: Stone, Jesse (Fictitious character), Police, Police chiefs
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by Kellerman, Jonathan
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Topics: Delaware, Alex (Fictitious character), Sturgis, Milo (Fictitious character), Police, Psychologists,...
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by Penny, Louise
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"A Chief Inspector Gamache novel"--Cover
Topics: Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character), Police, Murder, Resorts, Gamache, Armand (Fictitious...
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by Steel, Danielle
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Topics: Police, Ex-convicts, Widows
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by Todd, Charles
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Topics: World War, 1914-1918, Villages, Police
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by Kellerman, Jonathan
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Includes preview of "A cold heart."
Topics: Delaware, Alex (Fictitious character), Sturgis, Milo (Fictitious character), Police, Clinical...
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by Gibson, Rachel
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The zodiac predicts lust and romance when undercover cop Joe Shanahan gets in over his head, as he beds the sexy New Age devotee he was sent to investigate, leaving him reeling and her seeing stars
Topics: Undercover operations, Police, New Age persons, New Age persons, Police, Undercover operations
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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The priest at a Catholic funeral mass brings the chalice to his lips and falls over dead. When Detective Lieutenant Eve Dallas confirms that the consecrated wine contains potassium cyanide, she's determined to find out who committed this unholy act
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen, Priests
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by Sandford, John, 1944 Feb. 23-
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Weather Karkinnen, surgeon, wife of an investigator named Lucas Davenport, unwittingly witnesses the robbery of the hospital pharmacy where she works. With the death of a pharmacy worker on their hands, the three thieves set out to find out who Weather is, and eliminate the only possible witness ...
Topics: Davenport, Lucas (Fictitious character), Police, Witnesses, Murder
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by Heyer, Georgette, 1902-1974
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"Berkley mystery"--Spine
Topics: Hannasyde, Inspector (Fictitious character), Police, Hannasyde, Inspector (Fictitious character),...
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by Oke, Janette, 1935-
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Sequel to: When comes the spring
Topics: Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Women pioneers